Soft Matter Characterization Facility


The Soft Matter Characterization Facility (SMCF) proudly supports research at the University of Chicago, in the Chicago area, and beyond.

Acknowledgment and co-authorship

If you have conducted research at the SMCF, please acknowledge the facility in publications and conference proceedings using the following statement: “Parts of this work were carried out at the Soft Matter Characterization Facility of the University of Chicago.”

Please acknowledge SMCF staff members if they had a substantial level of involvement in your project. Co-authorship of a paper may be warranted if a staff member makes a significant intellectual contribution to the final research outcome.

Send titles/abstracts/table of contents/figures of all journal publications and conference proceedings that acknowledge the SMCF to the technical manager, who will publish them on this page.